Leitrim Minors were defeated by Sligo in their first game of the 2012 Connacht Minor Football league in Connolly Park last Saturday evening.  The final score was Leitrim 0-14, Sligo 2-13.

The defeat leaves Leitrim in 4th position in the Minor League with only one game played while Roscommon are leading the way on four points after wins over Longford and Mayo.

Leitrim 0-14  Sligo 2-13

Leitrim:  Bredan Flynn, Gary Butler, Enda Fowley,
Darragh McKiernan, Aaron McLoughlin, Eanna Madden, Jack De Lacy, Feilim McHugh,
Declan Daly, StephenÓgilheaney(0-4), Cathal McCawley, Padraig Gallagher (0-6)
Conor Gaffney (0-1), James Rooney, Niall Brady (0-2)

Subs:  Killian
Torsney, Mark McGrory, Shane Doonan, Michael Doonan (For Gaffney, 58 mins (0-1)),
Keelan Canning, Gary Plunkett (For Gilheaney, 50 Mins), Evan Ward (for
McKiernan, 60 Mins),  Dean Brolly,  Darragh Gordon, Nicholas Moore, Michael
Clancy, Robert Broughton, Cian McGuinness

Sligo:  Damien Sweeney, Stephen Barrett, Patrick
Keaveney, Stephen Keenan, Conor Kerins, Dara Long, Kevin Henry, Brian Smith,
Kevin McDonnell (0-1), Cian Breheny (0-6), Ciaran O’Connor, Niall O’Rourke,
Ciaran O’Connor (1-5), Colm Egan, Seamus Cawley (1-1).

Subs: Kevin Kelly, Gavin McMorrow, Declan Willis, Kevin Coen,
MartinÓgillen (for Barrett 22 mins), Cathal Mullaney, Dylan Corcoran (for
O’Rourke 38 mins), Ross Gordon (for O’Connor 58 mins), Johnny Quinn, Dylan
Edwards, Robbie Galvin, JohnÓgilsenan (for O’Connor, 48 mins), Andrew Dodd,
Keith Earlis, Colm Parke.

 

Referee:  JohnÓgalvey
(Mayo)

 

 

24-Mar-12 by Gerri Mulhern – PRO – Coiste na nÓg